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 2. Fajardo 23-13 
 3. Quebradillas 20-16 
 4. Ponce 19-17 
 5. Arecibo 19-17 
 6. San German 17-19 
 7. Bayamon 16-20 
 8. Mayaguez 16-20 
 9. Guayama 14-22 
 10. Isabela 11-25 
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 2. Penuelas 2-0 
 3. Aguada 1-1 
 4. Moca 1-1 
 5. Hatillo 0-0 
 6. Fajardo 0-1 
 7. Capitalinos 0-2 
 8. Dorado 0-2 
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Group E
 1. Fuerza Regia 3-0 
 2. Guaros 2-1 
 3. La Union 1-2 
 4. Soles 0-3 
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 1. Ponce 2-1 
 2. Weber Bahia 2-1 
 3. Hebraica 1-2 
 4. San Lorenzo 1-2 
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Points Per Game
 Damien WILKINS
  Guayama
  (198-G-80)
  Avg: 20.3
 1. Wilkins, Guayama20.3 
 2. Ebanks, San German20.2 
 3. Holloway, Quebradi.20.0 
 4. Liz, Ponce19.9 
 5. Harris, Ponce19.5 
 6. Costner, Isabela18.4 
 7. Warrick, Ponce17.8 
 8. Huertas, Arecibo17.4 
 9. Rosario, Quebradillas17.2 
 10. Laury, Mayaguez16.8 
Rebounds Per Game
 Eric DAWSON
  Ponce
  (206-F/C-84)
  Avg: 9.7
 1. Dawson, Ponce9.7 
 2. Akindele, Bayamon9.5 
 3. Laury, Mayaguez9.2 
 4. Famous, Isabela9.1 
 5. Romero, Bayamon8.9 
 6. James, Fajardo8.8 
 7. Clarke, Arecibo8.5 
 8. Jefferson, Arecibo8.5 
 9. Elonu, Arecibo8.2 
 10. Collier, Mayaguez8.0 
Assists Per Game
 Tu HOLLOWAY
  Quebradi.
  (182-G-89)
  Avg: 8.2
 1. Holloway, Quebradi.8.2 
 2. Browne, San German7.7 
 3. Arroyo, Fajardo7.3 
 4. Abreu, Aguada6.0 
 5. Fitch, Quebradillas5.8 
 6. Smith, Quebradillas5.5 
 7. Patterson, Aguada5.4 
 8. Soto, Bayamon5.2 
 9. Guzman, Isabela5.2 
 10. Duran, Mayaguez4.6 
Steals Per Game
 Damien WILKINS
  Guayama
  (198-G-80)
  Avg: 1.7
 1. Wilkins, Guayama1.7 
 2. Liz, Ponce1.6 
 3. Hodge, Arecibo1.6 
 4. Behanan, Arecibo1.4 
 5. Abreu, Aguada1.4 
 6. Browne, San German1.3 
 7. Harris, Ponce1.3 
 8. Holloway, Quebradi.1.3 
 9. Fitch, Quebradillas1.2 
 10. Romero, Bayamon1.2 
Blocks Per Game
 Shawn JAMES
  Fajardo
  (208-C-83)
  Avg: 2.6
 1. James, Fajardo2.6 
 2. Penn, Guayama2.1 
 3. Diaz, Quebradillas2.0 
 4. Elonu, Arecibo1.2 
 5. Orozco, Isabela1.1 
 6. Buckner, Fajardo1.1 
 7. Jefferson, Arecibo1.1 
 8. Lalanne, Arecibo1.1 
 9. Akindele, Bayamon1.0 
 10. Gaston, Aguada1.0 
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BSN Round 6: Leones hand first loss to undefeated Piratas - Apr 19, 2017


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There were just 6 rounds played in Regular Season of BSN and we can clearly see which teams will fight for top positions and which will try to avoid bottom places.

The most surprising game was the first loss of Piratas (4-1) in Quebradillas on Monday night. Hosts were defeated by seventh ranked Leones (3-3) 92-87. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Piratas. Leones made 26-of-31 free shots (83.9 percent) during the game, while Piratas only scored five points from the stripe. They outrebounded Piratas 45-31 including 32 on the defensive glass. Leones looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. 25 personal fouls committed by Piratas helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. It was a good game for Dominican Victor Liz (188-86, agency: Basket Management Solutions) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 30 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists. American power forward Hakim Warrick (206-82, college: Syracuse) contributed with 23 points, 11 rebounds and 5 assists (went 7 for 7 at the free throw line) for the winners. American-Venezuelan Donta Smith (201-83, college: SE Illinois JC) replied with 14 points, 9 rebounds, 7 assists and 4 blocks for Piratas. Leones moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Fajardo. Piratas at the other side keep the second position with one game lost. Leones is looking forward to face Fajardo (#5) in the next round. Piratas will play against Indios in Mayaguez and are hoping to win this game.
BSN top team - Santeros (6-1) had no problems winning another game. This time they beat seventh ranked Vaqueros (2-4) in Bayamon 93-76. Egyptian-American center Omar Samhan (211-88, college: St.Mary's, CA) scored 18 points to lead the charge for the winners and Alex Abreu chipped in 11 points and 7 assists during the contest. The best for the losing side was Nigerian center Jeleel Akindele (216-83, college: Chicago St., agency: BeoBasket) with 13 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Santeros have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 6-1 record. Vaqueros at the other side keep the seventh place with four games lost. They share the position with San German. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
A very close game took place in Mayaguez between Capitanes and Indios. Fifth ranked Capitanes (3-2) got a very close victory on the road over 9th ranked Indios (1-5). Capitanes managed to escape with a 2-point win 90-88 on Monday evening. David Huertas notched 31 points and 5 assists to lead the effort. Capitanes' coach used an eleven-player rotation in such tough game. Even a double-double of 15 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists by David Laury did not help to save the game for Indios. Defending champion moved-up to fourth place. Indios lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the tenth position with five games lost. Capitanes will meet Brujos (#9) in the next round where they are favorite. Indios will play against the league's second-placed Piratas and hope to win that game.
A very interesting game took place in . It ended with only three-point home defeat of higher ranked Fajardo (3-3) to tenth ranked Brujos (2-5) 71-68 on Tuesday evening. The best player for the winners was Leon Williams who had a double-double by scoring 13 points and 12 rebounds. Fajardo's coach Allans Colon rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Brujos moved-up to ninth place. Fajardo at the other side keeps the fifth position with three games lost. Brujos' next round opponent will be higher ranked Capitanes (#4) in Arecibo and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Fajardo will play at home against Leones and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

In the last game of round 6 San German were beaten by Humacao on the road 112-107.
The most impressive performance of 6th round was 20 points and 11 assists by Carlos Arroyo of Fajardo.


Fajardo - Guayama 68-71

A very interesting game took place in Fajardo. It ended with only three-point home defeat of higher ranked Fajardo (3-3) to tenth ranked Brujos (2-5) 71-68 on Tuesday evening. Fajardo cut a 20-point halftime deficit to three at the end of the game. The best player for the winners was American power forward Leon Williams (203-86, college: Ohio) who had a double-double by scoring 13 points and 12 rebounds. The other American import guard Damien Wilkins (198-80, college: Georgia) chipped in 11 points and 9 rebounds. Four Brujos players scored in double figures. At the other side the best for losing team was international point guard Carlos Arroyo (188-79, college: FIU, agency: Interperformances) who recorded a double-double by scoring 20 points and 11 assists and American forward Damion James (201-87, college: Texas) added 16 points and 13 rebounds respectively. Fajardo's coach Allans Colon rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Brujos moved-up to ninth place. Fajardo at the other side keeps the fifth position with three games lost. Brujos' next round opponent will be higher ranked Capitanes (#4) in Arecibo and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Fajardo will play at home against Leones and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Guayama: E.Ayuso 14+4reb+3ast, L.Williams 13+12reb+1ast, E.Ramos 12+3reb, D.Wilkins 11+9reb+3ast, D.Hinson 8+2reb+4ast, K.Penn 7+3reb
Fajardo: C.Arroyo 20+4reb+11ast, D.James 16+13reb+3ast, S.James 9+11reb+1ast, C.Ortiz 7+5reb, F.Rivera 6+3reb+3ast, R.Melendez 5
gschID: 540089


Bayamon - Aguada 76-93

BSN top team - Santeros (6-1) had no problems winning another game. This time they beat seventh ranked Vaqueros (2-4) in Bayamon 93-76. The game without a history. Santeros led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 25 assists. Egyptian-American center Omar Samhan (211-88, college: St.Mary's, CA) scored 18 points to lead the charge for the winners and international point guard Alex Abreu (180-91, college: W.Georgia) chipped in 11 points and 7 assists during the contest. The best for the losing side was Nigerian center Jeleel Akindele (216-83, college: Chicago St., agency: BeoBasket) with 13 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists and international swingman Alex Franklin (198-88, college: Siena) scored 14 points and 8 rebounds. Four Vaqueros players scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Santeros have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 6-1 record. Vaqueros at the other side keep the seventh place with four games lost. They share the position with San German. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Aguada: O.Samhan 18+4reb, G.Clavell 14+3reb, A.Abreu 11+1reb+7ast, M.Lopez 10+4reb, R.Mendoza 9+4reb+2ast, C.Gaston 9+5reb+2ast
Bayamon: J.Pellot-Rosa 15+3reb+3ast, A.Franklin 14+8reb, J.Akindele 13+8reb+5ast, J.Gonzalez 10+3ast, J.Soto 7+1reb, J.Sanabria 4
gschID: 540088


Humacao - San German 112-107

No shocking result in a game when fourth ranked Caciques (4-2) beat 6th ranked Atleticos (2-4) in Humacao 112-107. Caciques made 27-of-33 charity shots (81.8 percent) during the game. Strangely Atleticos outrebounded Caciques 44-29 including a 18-7 advantage in offensive rebounds. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 22 assists. 26 personal fouls committed by Atleticos helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was American forward Brandon Costner (206-87, college: N.Carolina St.) who scored 18 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. International Alexander Galindo (200-85, college: FIU) chipped in 22 points and 7 rebounds (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field). At the other side the best for losing team was Cuban guard Yudniel Perez (189-84, agency: Paris Global Sports) who recorded 16 points and 8 rebounds and Cuban center Ismael Romero (203-91, agency: Paris Global Sports) added 16 points and 7 rebounds (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) respectively. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Atleticos' coach tested ten players, but that didn't help to avoid defeat in this game. Caciques have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to third place. Atleticos at the other side dropped to the seventh position with four games lost. Caciques' next round opponent will be again Atleticos (#7) in San German.
Top scorers:
Humacao: A.Galindo 22+7reb+1ast, B.Costner 18+7reb+6ast, A.Guzman 17+3reb+9ast, W.Martinez 17+1ast, R.Cintron Cortes 15+2reb+2ast, J.Famous 9+8reb
San German: I.Romero 16+7reb+1ast, Y.Perez 16+8reb+2ast, C.Lopez-Sosa 16+7reb+1ast, B.Santiago 15+4reb+4ast, G.Browne 14+5ast, C.Fells 12+8reb+1ast
gschID: 540085


Mayaguez - Arecibo 88-90

A very close game took place in Mayaguez between Capitanes and Indios. Fifth ranked Capitanes (3-2) got a very close victory on the road over 9th ranked Indios (1-5). Capitanes managed to escape with a 2-point win 90-88 on Monday evening. The guests trailed by 1 point after three quarters before their 25-22 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Capitanes made 23-of-30 free shots (76.7 percent) during the game. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. The former international swingman David Huertas (195-87, college: Mississippi) notched 31 points and 5 assists to lead the effort and American forward Chane Behanan (198-92, college: Louisville) supported him with 18 points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists. Capitanes' coach used an eleven-player rotation in such tough game. Even a double-double of 15 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists by American forward David Laury (206-90, college: Iona) did not help to save the game for Indios. American-Dominican forward Jose Rodriguez (201-92, college: Texas Southern) added 19 points and 6 rebounds. Four Capitanes and five Indios players scored in double figures. Defending champion moved-up to fourth place. Indios lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the tenth position with five games lost. Capitanes will meet Brujos (#9) in the next round where they are favorite. Indios will play against the league's second-placed Piratas and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Arecibo: D.Huertas 31+3reb+5ast, C.Behanan 18+12reb+5ast, C.Lalanne 14+8reb, D.Clemente 11+3reb+5ast, D.Cortez 8+3reb+1ast, A.Alamo 5+1reb+2ast
Mayaguez: J.Rodriguez 19+6reb+2ast, D.Laury 15+10reb+4ast, J.De Jesus 13+4reb+1ast, N.Butler Lind 12+1reb, B.West 12+6reb+1ast, D.Collier 11+6reb+2ast
gschID: 540086


Quebradillas - Ponce 87-92

The most surprising game was the first loss of Piratas (4-1) in Quebradillas on Monday night. Hosts were defeated by seventh ranked Leones (3-3) 92-87. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Piratas. Leones made 26-of-31 free shots (83.9 percent) during the game, while Piratas only scored five points from the stripe. They outrebounded Piratas 45-31 including 32 on the defensive glass. Leones looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. 25 personal fouls committed by Piratas helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. It was a good game for Dominican Victor Liz (188-86, agency: Basket Management Solutions) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 30 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists. American power forward Hakim Warrick (206-82, college: Syracuse) contributed with a double-double by scoring 23 points, 11 rebounds and 5 assists (went 7 for 7 at the free throw line) for the winners. American-Venezuelan Donta Smith (201-83, college: SE Illinois JC) replied with 14 points, 9 rebounds, 7 assists and 4 blocks and the former international Michael Rosario (190-90, college: Florida) added 23 points in the effort for Piratas. Four Piratas players scored in double figures. Leones moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Fajardo. Piratas at the other side keep the second position with one game lost. Leones is looking forward to face Fajardo (#5) in the next round. Piratas will play against Indios in Mayaguez and are hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Ponce: V.Liz 30+10reb+5ast, H.Warrick 23+11reb+5ast, C.Emory 13+8reb+4ast, G.Belardo 8+4reb+3ast, E.Dawson 7+6reb+3ast, A.Torres 5+2reb+3ast
Quebradillas: M.Rosario 23+3reb+1ast, A.Carmona 17+4reb, D.Smith 14+9reb+7ast, J.Garcia 10+2reb+7ast, L.Hernandez 7+4reb+1ast, R.Chaney 7+2reb+1ast
gschID: 540087


  




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